This is a Sponsored Post on Behalf of Wocket Smart Wallet. All opinions are 100% my own. If you are anything like me, you have a habit of collecting items you do not necessarily need in your wallet. I probably clean my wallet out once a year. And since I stuff so much crap in my wallet, I often need a new wallet after about a year or two. Here I want to go over my steps for clearing out my wallet … [Read more...] about Decluttering Your Wallet with New Technology
It’s our simplest and most universal desire: to buy the stuff we want for less money. When we calculate the costs of everything we need and all the Halloween party supplies important things that we want, it can be stressful to budget enough for each. Sometimes we find ourselves cutting out almost all of the things we want because the less-fun stuff is pricey. Fear not, because Miss Millennia has … [Read more...] about 6 Simple Ways to Save Money When You Shop
Buying your first home is a huge step in life. You need to make sure you tread carefully and don’t make any big mistakes. Here’s what you need to know. You’ll Need a Deposit Before you start looking for a home, you need to make sure you have the money saved up to pay for the deposit. When you buy a home, you’ll need to pay a percentage of the home upfront. This is usually between 5% and 20%. The … [Read more...] about What You Need to Know When Buying Your First Home
"Step outside of your comfort zone and try new work that is challenging and makes you a bit uncomfortable. Learning does not stop after college. If you're unsure what you want to do after you graduate, seek out a mentor that can help guide you." -LaTisha Styles Like many of us, LaTisha Styles was confronted with a post-grad conundrum. She had a degree but didn't know what she could do with it. … [Read more...] about Finance #LikeaGirl: Interview with LaTisha Styles
The world of insurance is confusing. I mean, no one taught us about this stuff in school! How are we supposed to know what the benefits of insurance are, which ones we need, and which ones we want? Since I’m in my third year of college, I figured it was time to learn about insurance on my own. I’m going to need to know this information sooner rather than later. I figured I could use a head … [Read more...] about Do You Really Need Insurance for Everything?
Congratulations, you're engaged! And if you're like every woman who inhabits this planet, the minute after that ring goes on your finger is the minute you're going to start planning your wedding. And weddings cost money. A lot of money. And unless you have thousands of dollars in savings, you're going to have to take the time to build one. The average engagement is one to two years. And the cost … [Read more...] about How Much Should You Spend on Your Wedding? [Video]